Registration Open: NDIA Systems Engineering Cyber Resilient and Secure Weapon System Summit 2017

Registration is open for the upcoming NDIA Systems Engineering Cyber Resilient & Secure Weapon System Summit 2017 which is being held April 18-20, 2017 at the MITRE Corporation in McLean, VA. The goal of this event is to promote government and industry Systems Engineering Cyber Resilient & Secure Weapon Systems knowledge exchange to harness industry capabilities to meet warfighter needs.


Summit Objectives: 

  • Identify prioritized topics for industry/government collaboration
  • Propose improvements to pilot methods, standards, processes, or techniques for cyber resilient & secure weapon systems
  • Test for scalability & governance infrastructure
  • Standardize to improve consistency across communities based on proven successes 

A full event agenda will be available soon.

Sample topics being considered include:

  • Engineering Cyber Resilience in Weapons
  • DTM 17-001 Cybersecurity in Defense Acquisition Systems
  • Cybersecurity Appendix to the “Department of Defense Risk, Issue, and Opportunity Management Guide for Defense Acquisition Programs” Test & Evaluation
  • System Survivability, Mission Threads Acquisition Language
  • Test & Evaluation
  • Lifecycle Considerations
  • Metrics & Measures
  • Acquisition Language, Design Standards/Patterns
  • Software & Hardware Assurance
  • Industrial Use of IOT, Levels of Rigor, Considerations for Weapon System Impact
  • Cyber in Advanced Manufacturing
  • NIST SP 800-160 Systems Security Engineering
  • Software Acquisition Language, Review & Feedback Working Session
  • Affordability 

This is a free event, but you must register to attend. For more information, or to register now, visit the NDIA event website. For specific concerns, you may reach out to Ms. Tina Fletcher at 703-247-2558 or via email at